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Privacy and Cookie Policy

LSC Education complies with the Data Protection Act 1998 in the United Kingdom. We take all reasonable care to prevent any unauthorised access to and use of your personal data. Our staff maintain a responsibility to keep your information confidential and will only use it to offer relevant products and services related to your enquiry. Any personal details that we use to provide or promote our products and services to you (e.g. name, address, email address, telephone number, or any details of the services you have purchased or about which you have enquired) will not be passed to any third party organisation for marketing purposes without your permission and will not be used by us for any purpose other than that which you requested.

Our Cookies Policies

Last updated: 19 June 2014

By using the this website you are consenting to our use of the cookies outlined below. We are not responsible for the use or data collected in any cookies set by third parties. Details of how to control and delete cookies are listed below.

Cookies are small text files that are placed on your computer by websites that you visit. They are widely used in order to make websites work, or work more efficiently, as well as to provide information to the owners of the site. Cookies are not programs and therefore cannot contain viruses or other malicious software. They are purely a string of text and numbers. LSC Education use cookies as outlined below to help tailor and make our website and your browsing experience better! Your personal data will not be stored for any sinister purposes please rest assured!

First party cookies

Umbraco ASP.NET_Sessionid

ASP.NET_Sessionid

This is a session ID cookie which is stored to allow the CMS system which renders each page in the LSC Education website, know which pages it has rendered during your browsing session. It stores a random number ID which has nothing to do with you or your browsing behaviour.

Third party cookies

Anonymous analytics cookies - [Google Analytics] ("__utma, __utmb, __utmc, __utmz")

Google Analytics is a system used by many websites to record anonymous information about who visits a website. Google set five different cookies with expiry dates ranging from 1 day to 2 years. These cookies are used mainly to differentiate between first time visitors to a website and repeat visitors. They do not contain any personally identifiable information. You can find out more about how Google use cookies at http://www.google.com/intl/en/analytics/privacyoverview.html. You can also review Google’s Privacy Policy on analytics here http://www.google.com/analytics/learn/privacy.html. You can optout of Google Analytics on all sites by installing this browser plugin http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout.

AddThis social sharing tool ("__atuvc")

The LSC Education website uses a third party widget from AddThis.com to allow you to share some of the great content in the site. The AddThis.com sharing widget uses cookies to enable this functionality. LSC Education is not responsible for the use or data collected in cookies that AddThis may set. More info can be found on AddThis.com website here - http://www.addthis.com/privacy/privacy-policy

  • On the contact pages of the site we serve a Google location map. The map is served directly from Google, with Google using cookies to perform this operation. You can read more about Google's privacy policy here - http://www.google.com/policies/privacy/
  • We use AddThis social sharing tool to enable you to share pages from the site. AddThis serve cookies to allow this functionality. More info can be found on AddThis.com website here - http://www.addthis.com/privacy/privacy-policy

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Controlling or deleting cookies

Depending on which web browser you use it is possible to control how cookies are used, or to delete existing cookies from your computer. You can find instructions on how to control the use of cookies, or delete cookies from your computer at http://www.aboutcookies.org.

All modern browsers allow you to change your cookie settings. These settings will typically be found in the 'options' or 'preferences' menu of your browser. In order to understand these settings, the following links may be helpful, otherwise you should use the 'Help' option in your browser for more details.

Please remember that if you delete or restrict cookies from the LSC Education website you may not be able to experience the full benefit of some of the features and services this website has to offer.

Further information

If you have any questions about how we use cookies please contact us.

Cookie Policy

This policy sets out information about our use of cookies.

Our site uses cookies to distinguish you from other users of our site. This helps us to provide you with a good experience when you browse our site and also allows us to improve our site.

A cookie is a small file of letters and numbers that we store on your browser or the hard drive of your computer (if you allow) in order to help us identify your device – like your PC or mobile phone – whenever you visit our site.

Cookies contain information that is transferred to your computer’s hard drive, and depending on the type of cookie, may be removed from your computer once your session has ended, or will be persistent and remain for a period of time.

We use the following types of cookies:

Strictly necessary cookies – These are cookies that are required for the operation of our site. On our site, the Umbraco Session cookies are essential for the site to operate correctly in that they enable you to log into secure areas of our site, use a shopping cart, make use of e-billing services, and so maintain the state between pages. ‘Session Cookies’ such as these will only last until you close your browser. They are not stored on your hard drive.

Analytical/performance cookies – They allow us to recognise and count the number of visitors and to see how visitors move around our site when they are using it. This helps us to improve the way our site works, for example, by ensuring that users are finding what they are looking for easily.

Functionality cookies – These are used to recognise you when you return to our site. This enables us to personalise our content for you, greet you by name and remember your preferences (for example, your choice of language or region).

Flash cookies - Flash cookies (similar to HTTP cookies), are pieces of data that our website may store on your computer in order to enable to use of certain flash players (such as Adobe).

Third party cookies – We also use cookies provided by Google Analytics and Twitter. These cookies may track things such as how long you spend on the site and the pages that you visit so we can continue to produce engaging content.

For more information on Google Analytics cookies, see the official Google Analytics page.

To opt out of being tracked by Google Analytics across all websites visit http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout.

For more information on Twitter Cookies, please visit https://twitter.com/privacy.

You can find more information about the individual cookies we use and the purposes for which we use them in the table below:

 

Cookie

Name

Purpose

More information

Google Analytics

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__utmb
__utmc
__utmz

This cookie enables us to:

  • estimate our audience size and usage pattern; and
  • track user actions and page views.

Google cookie details

Umbraco ASP.NET_Sessionid

ASP.NET_Sessionid

This cookie contains the user's session ID and will expire at the end of the session (when you close your browser). This cookie does not store personal data about you.

 

YouTube

VISITOR_INFO1_LIVE

This cookie enables us to determine which version of the YouTube homepage the user visits.

 

You block cookies by activating the setting on your browser that allows you to refuse the setting of all or some cookies. However, if you use your browser settings to block all cookies (including strictly necessary cookies) you may not be able to access all or parts of our site.

Except for our strictly necessary cookies (which are ‘Session Cookies’ and so will only last until you close your browser) all cookies will expire after 2 years (when a cookie expires, it is left on your hard drive unless you manually remove the cookie via your browser settings or employ a third-party software to manage cookies).

For more information on cookies and how to disable them, you can consult the information provided by the Interactive Advertising Bureau at www.allaboutcookies.org.

For additional information on our privacy policy and cookies use please see our Privacy Statement.